Report of shots fired in Patterson

Patterson police are investigating a report of shots fired when a juvenile suspect allegedly shot at a vehicle late Monday morning.

At about 11 a.m. Monday, police responded to a report of shots fired in the area of Taft and Hickory streets in Patterson. A juvenile suspect shot at a vehicle, and the vehicle left the area, Maj. Clyde Phillips said. Police determined there was no danger to anyone else in the area, so police didn't put any schools on lockdown, he said.

Police haven’t received complaints from anyone in the vehicle or reports of anyone being injured by gunshots, Phillips said. Authorities are searching for the juvenile suspect. Anyone with any information on the incident may contact the Patterson Police Department at 985-395-6161.


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